• A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature
  • A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature
  • A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature
  • A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature
  • A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature
  • A comprehensive industrial machinery company working to harmonize humanity and nature

A long history and carefully preserved goodwill

■ About Us

Company nameYamasan Co., Ltd.
EstablishedSeptember 6, 1948 (operating since 1897)
CapitalCapital 100 million yen
Business areas
  • Pneumatic and hydraulic machinery, electrical instrumentation, chemical machinery, transport machinery, air conditioning systems, automated control systems for various machinery and tools, shipping port machinery, products for urban environment and park construction, pipes and water gates
    Production and sales of all other machinery and tools required for the production business
  • Water supply, recycled wastewater, and sewage equipment, sewage treatment plants, sludge and sewage treatment equipment, incineration equipment River water intake equipment, air conditioning health equipment, electrical instrumentation, other contracting and consignment related to the general construction business
  • Licensing of industrial property and knowledge
  • Subcontracting and consignment for maintenance and management of equipment associated with the above
  • Agency, rental, leasing, and import/export associated with business corresponding to the above
  • Consignment of planning, investigation, design, and R&D associated with the above
  • Investment in businesses associated with the above and in affiliated companies
Main banksMizuho Bank Yamaguchi Branch, Yamaguchi Bank Ogori Branch, Hiroshima Bank Ube Branch, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ube Branch
Location of headquarters2189 Ogori-Shimogo, Yamaguchi-shi, Yamaguchi-ken 754-0002
Employees113 (as of April 2016)
96 male: 91 in marketing and engineering positions, 5 in clerical positions
17 female: 17 in clerical positions
Certified employees1st Class Construction Managing Engineers: 35
2nd Class Construction Managing Engineers: 13
1st Class Electrical Work Operation and Management Engineers: 45
2nd Class Electrical Work Operation and Management Engineers: 3
1st Class Piping Work Operation and Management Engineers: 41
2nd Class Piping Work Operation and Management Engineers: 11
Managing Engineers: 63
Private Sewerage System Construction Managers: 19
Private Sewerage System Maintenance Managers: 2
1st Class Registered Electricians: 21
1st Class Construction Industry Accounting Controllers: 4
2nd Class Construction Industry Accounting Controllers: 9
2nd-Class Architects: 1
Assistant Surveyors: 2
1st Class Pumping Facility Management Engineers: 33
Fire Prevention Technicians (Type A): 3 (Type B): 1
2nd Class Boiler Engineers: 3
HP URLhttp://www.k-yamasan.co.jp
e-mailyamasan@k-yamasan.co.jp
TEL+81-83-973-2133 (switchboard)
FAX+81-83-974-1070

■ Directors and management team

[Directors]

Yamasan Co., Ltd. President
Hiroshi Ito
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Director
Osamu Morishige
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Director and General Affairs Division Manager
Hiroshi Tomonaga
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Director and Hiroshima Branch Manager
Toshimasa Fujii

[Chairman]

Yamasan Co., Ltd. Nobuo Ooi    

[Auditors]

Yamasan Co., Ltd. Kanzo Shiomi    

[Management team]

Yamasan Co., Ltd. Nagoya Office Manager
Masahiro Yamashita
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Tokyo Branch Manager
Nobuhiko Fujiwara
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Osaka Office Manager
Noriyuki Takeya
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Iwakuni Office Manager
Kouji Okino
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Fukuyama Office Manager
Akifumi Hironaka
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Bihoku Office Manager
Shigeru Koyanagi
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Tokuyama Office Manager
Kaoru Matsunaga
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Yamaguchi Office Manager
Masayuki Sano
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Ube Office Manager
Kikuo Kanemori
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Shimonoseki Office Manager
Satoshi Masuhara
Yamasan Co., Ltd. Headquarters General Affairs Division Assistant Manager
Shoichi Kanazawa

■ Company history

1897Yamashita Hardware Shop opened in Taipei, Taiwan. The name was later changed to Yamashita Trading.
Until 1945The company name was changed to Yamashita Industrial Co., Ltd. in 1927. Operated businesses selling, importing, and manufacturing industrial machinery in Japan and overseas, however the overseas businesses were closed at the end of the war.
1948Yamasan Co., Ltd. was established in Ogori Town, Yamaguchi Prefecture. Sold industrial machinery and heavy electrical machinery to government ministries and companies in various industries.
1951Opened the Hiroshima Office in Hiroshima City (name changed to the Hiroshima Branch in 1978).
1953Opened the Shimonoseki Office in Hiroshima City (name changed to the West Japan Branch in 1982).
1957Opened the Ube Office in Ube City and the Fukuyama Sub-Branch in Fukuyama City (name changed to the Fukuyama Office in 1978).
1960Opened the Tokyo Office in Tokyo (name changed to the Tokyo Branch in 1978), the Osaka Sub-Branch in Osaka (name changed to the Osaka Office in 1978), and the Tokuyama Office in Tokuyama City.
1975Opened the Bihoku Sub-Branch in Miyoshi City (name changed to the Bihoku Office in 1987).
1981The river-related development divisions became independent and Sansui Machinery Co., Ltd. was established.
1985Opened the Shimane Sub-Branch in Masuda City, Shimane Prefecture (name changed to the Shimane Office in 1990).
1987Opened the Iwakuni Office in Iwakuni City, Yamaguchi Prefecture.
2006Opened the Higashihiroshima Office in Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture.
2007Changed the name of the West Japan Branch to the Shimonoseki Office.
2011Ended status as a family-owned corporation.
2012Opened the Nagoya Office in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture.
2013Opened the Kyushu Office in Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture.
2014Increased capital to 100 million yen.

■ Construction industry license

Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Minister licenseNo. 5256
Special constructionElectrical construction, piping construction, steel structure construction, machine and tool installation work, water supply installation work
General constructionTelecommunications engineering
License dateOctober 16, 2015

■ Major clients

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism / Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare / Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries / Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry / National universities and technical schools / Japan expressway companies / Prefecture and municipal governments, companies affiliated with government-run JR / IHI Corporation / IHI Packaged Boiler Co., Ltd. / Asahi Kasei Corporation / ADEKA Clean Aid Corporation
Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. / Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. / Ube Industries, Ltd. / Ube Material Industries, Ltd. / EXEDY Corporation / Enegate Co., Ltd.
Ogawa Iron Works Co., Ltd. / Onoda Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. / Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. / Kyudenco Corporation / Kyowa Hakko
Bio Co., Ltd. / Kubota Corporation
Kubota Environmental Service Co., Ltd. / Clariant Catalysts (Japan) K.K. / Kobe Steel, Ltd. / Kokura Synthetic Industries, Ltd. / Cosmo Oil Co., Ltd.
Sanki Engineering Co., Ltd. / Chevron Japan Limited / Sharp Corporation / Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. / JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation
JFE Engineering Corporation / Suzuki Motor Corporation / Central Kasei Chemical Co., Ltd. / Central Glass Co., Ltd. / SoftBank Corp.
Takasago Thermal Engineering Co., Ltd. / Takuma Co., Ltd. / Takenaka Corporation / Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited / Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Factory Ltd. / Daio Paper Corporation
Titan Kogyo, Ltd. / Chugai Ro Co., Ltd. / Chudenko Corporation / Chofu Seisakusho Co., Ltd. / Tsukishima Kikai Co., Ltd. / Teijin Limited / Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.
MTM Machinery, Inc. / DKK-Toa Corporation / Toshiba Corporation / Tosoh Corporation / Tonen General Sekiyu K.K. / Tokuyama Corporation
Toyo Jidoki Co., Ltd. / Toyobo Co., Ltd. / Todakogyo Corp. / Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd. / Nisshin Steel Co., Ltd. / Nipon Kayaku Co., Ltd.
Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. / Nippon Paper Papylia Co., Ltd. / The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. / The Japan Steel Works, Ltd. / Nishikawa Rubber Co., Ltd.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. / Hikoshima Swelting Co., Ltd. / Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. / Hitachi Metals, Ltd. / Hitachi Zosen Corporation / Hiroshima Aluminum Industry Co., Ltd.
Hiroshima Gas Co., Ltd. / Fumakilla Ltd. / Fuji Yusoki Kogyo Co., Ltd. / Honda R&D Co., Ltd. / Mazda Motor Corporation / Maruzen Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. / Mitui Mining & Smelting Co., Ltd. / Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. / Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha, Ltd. / Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation / Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering Corporation
Mitsubishi Paper Mills Limited / Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd. / Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. / Mitsubishi Electric Corporation / Yakult Honsha Co., Ltd. / Yanagiya Machinery Co., Ltd.
*Honorifics omitted. Listed in no particular order.

■ Major suppliers

Aichitokeidenki Corporation / IHI Corporation / IHI Packaged Boiler Co., Ltd. / AMANO Corporation / Azuma Sofuki Co., Ltd. / Ishigaki Company, Ltd.
Isomura Co., Ltd. / M-System Co., Ltd. / Okawara Mfg. Co., Ltd. / Osaka Gensokuki Seisakusho Co., Ltd. / Kamacho Scale Co., Ltd.
KYB Corporation / Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. / Kyowa Kako Co., Ltd. / KUMA Engineering Co., Ltd. / Kurose Chemical Equipment Co., Ltd. / Kubota Corporation
SAXA, Inc. / Sato Vac inc. / Sawada Seisakusho Co., Ltd. / Sinco-machine Corporation / Shinko Seiki Co., Ltd. / Shinko Engineering Co., Ltd.
Shinko Ind. Ltd. / ShinMaywa Industries, Ltd. / JFE Advantech Co., Ltd. / JFE Engineering Corporation / Seikow Chemical Engineering & Machinery, Ltd.
Seibu Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd. / Taiko Kikai Industries Co., Ltd. / Ohmori Industries Co., Ltd. / Takuma Co., Ltd. / Tacmina Corporation / Tanabe Willtech Inc.
Daikin Industries, Ltd. / Chuo Kakohki Co., Ltd. / Chugai Ro Co., Ltd. / Tsukishima Kikai Co., Ltd. / Teral Inc. / Toyo Hoist Co., Ltd.
Toyo Denki Seizo K.K. / Tokuju Corporation / Nara Machinery Co., Ltd. / Nikuni Corporation / NITCHI Co., Ltd. / Nikkiso Co., Ltd.
Nittetsu Mining Co., Ltd. / Nitto Seiko Co., Ltd. / Nippon Light Metal Co., Ltd. / Nippon Coke & Engineering Co., Ltd. / Nippon Magnetics, Inc.
Pall Corporation / Newlong Co., Ltd. / Hitachi Metals, Ltd. / Hitachi, Ltd. / Furukawa Co, Ltd. / Furukawa Industrial Machinery Systems Co., Ltd.
Fuji Yusoki Kogyo Co., Ltd. / Bridgestone Corporation / Heishin Ltd. / Horkos Corp. / Horai Co., Ltd. / Masuno Seisakusho Ltd.
Mitsuya Fan Mfg. Co., Ltd. / Mizota Co., Ltd. / Yaskawa Electric Corporation / Yokogawa Electric Corporation
*Honorifics omitted. Listed in no particular order.

■ General employer action plan

March 25, 2014: Formulated the General Employer Action Plan and submitted it to the Yamaguchi Labour Bureau.

Yamasan Co., Ltd. Action Plan

The following action plan has been formulated in order to create an employment environment for comfortable work, where our employees can fully exercise their abilities, and where there is a balance between work and private life.